Perry is here with data through September 2011

This month, the release of our HERON research data repository honors Perry Lake for our regular monthly refresh of the data.

Join us at the Frontiers Clinical/Translational Informatics Clinic for full demonstration and discussion. We have it bi-weekly in 1040 Dykes Library from 4 -5 pm. Next workshop will be on Nov 1st, 2011.

The HERON repository contains approximately 551 million real observations from the hospital and clinics:

Observation Patients Source Go-Live Snapshot Issues
Demographics 15.4M 1.8728M
KUH Billing (O2 via SMS) 1980s Sep 2011 various*
UKP Billing 2000 Sep 2011
6.4K 6.4K Frontiers participant registry Jun 2009 Sep 2011
Diagnoses (IDC9) 16.9M 564K
KUH/O2/Epic Nov 2007 Sep 2011 various*
UKP Billing 2000 Sep 2011
Medications 25.6M 93.7K
KUH/O2/Epic Nov 2007 Sep 2011 various*
Nursing Observations 396.7M ?
KUH/O2/Epic Nov 2007 Sep 2011 various*
Lab Results 66.2M 237K
KUH/O2/Epic Nov 2003 Sep 2011 various*
Procedures (CPT) 9.02M 519K
KUH/O2/Epic Nov 2007 Sep 2011
Specimen 22.2K 2.4K
KUMC Bio Specimen Repository Apr 1996 Sep 2011
Death Index
24K 24k KUH Hospital Data Nov 2007 Sep 2011
178K 178k Social Security Administration Apr 1996 Jan 1962
All 551M

Beta Disclaimer

We are providing this early access to obtain feedback from you, the research community. While we are actively working on validating the data loaded into the system with hospital and clinic technical staff, there may be problems with our translation of data from our source systems (HospitalEpicSource and ClinicIdxSource) into HERON. Please email us at if you discover information you believe may be erroneous. We are actively working on enhancing the types of data included. Stay tuned to our roadmap to track progress toward upcoming releases.

Various Issues Still Apply

Keep in mind the issues noted in the original HERON beta notice, including:

Problems/Defects/Issues Addressed in this Release

no major issues.

Outstanding Problems/Defects/Issues

No results


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